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Premier League
Manchester United have a serious Ashley Young problem
17:00 Wednesday 17th April 2019

Manchester United were jolted right back down to reality last night. FC Barcelona weren't in a forgiving mood, they put the Red Devils to the sword, albeit United didn't help themselves whatsoever... Costly individual mistakes…

Premier League
Who should Manchester United appoint as their next permanent captain?
17:00 Wednesday 10th April 2019

Manchester United lack a powerful leader under the bright-minded Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Despite playing with a few intimidating captains as a player, the Norwegian struggles to find his own inspired leader. Club captain Antonio Valencia’s…

Premier League
Must Ashley Young and James Milner become the next GNev and Carra to earn their just due?
08:00 Wednesday 6th March 2019

Throughout the ages, old soldiers who survived long enough to permanently affix their swords and axes above the hearth were happy to sit by the fire, raising their flagons in goodwill to former enemies while sharing old war stories. The tradition…

Premier League
Ashley Young: The unsung Manchester United man who continues to deliver
15:00 Tuesday 23rd October 2018

Many-an-eyebrow became raised when Manchester United spent big to sign Ashley Young from Aston Villa back in 2011. The then-winger had emerged as an England regular, while continually proving that he had what it takes to play at the highest…

Premier League
Could Mourinho ever play against type?
08:00 Tuesday 9th October 2018

This is an exercise in futility. When Jose Mourinho reviews the final 20 minutes from the Newcastle match, he won’t think maybe, just maybe, Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola are onto something and he has the talent in-house to experiment…

Premier League
Premier League preview: Is Manchester United in disarray or just disrespected?
09:00 Thursday 9th August 2018

Manchester United Football Club achieved a second-placed finish in the 2017/18 campaign; their highest position post-Sir Alex Ferguson. That said, Jose Mourinho's Red Devils eventually finished some nineteen-points off the pace. That gap…

Premier League
Are Manchester United in crisis?
15:00 Sunday 29th July 2018

If you didn’t bring trunks, you’re just going to have to strip all the way down before getting in the hot tub. When you’re ready, I’ll set the dial to exactly one year ago. Keep your hands and feet inside the tub at…

World Cup
The World Cup was good to Jose Mourinho
08:30 Thursday 12th July 2018

Whether from the comfort of his Moscow hotel suite or the confines of the RT studio where he is serving as a guest pundit for the World Cup, one might well forgive Jose Mourinho for smiling to himself as the tournament draws to a…

Transfers
Mourinho’s scouting mission could turn out to be a masterstroke
09:00 Tuesday 5th June 2018

After a season that promised so much but ultimately ended in disappointment, many Manchester United fans expected the club make a statement in the transfer window. Nothing less than signing an elite, truly world-class superstar was on their…

Premier League
Jose Mourinho should be offloading Antonio Valencia
09:00 Sunday 27th May 2018

Manchester United secured second place in the Premier League, this season, a massive improvement from last year's lowly sixth place finish. Jose Mourinho has already indicated he wants to add more quality to the squad. Once again,…

England National Team
England World Cup squad: Has Gareth Southgate made the correct calls on defence?
08:00 Friday 25th May 2018

England’s 23-man squad for this summer’s World Cup was announced last Wednesday. The pressure is mounting on Gareth Southgate. The Three Lions manager has only two friendlies against Nigeria and Costa Rica to perfect his system…

England National Team
Why Ashley Young is set for a defining debut World Cup
12:00 Tuesday 22nd May 2018

We are just a few weeks away from the biggest event in the sporting calendar; the 2018 FIFA World Cup. With all eyes on England, the squad selected by Gareth Southgate is certainly interesting. One player making a surprise debut in a World…

Premier League
3 Key battles: Manchester United vs Liverpool
08:00 Saturday 10th March 2018

Manchester United entertain bitter rivals Liverpool in the Premier League lunchtime match today. Defeat could drop Liverpool to fourth pending Tottenham's result away to Bournemouth tomorrow. That, of course, is the difference…

Premier League
The unheralded Premier League stars so far
12:30 Thursday 21st December 2017

Everybody loves attacking players. They receive all the encomiums for getting on the scoresheet and creating too. But meanwhile, at the other end of the pitch, other players work their socks off just for the good of the team. More often than…

Premier League
Manchester United 8-2 Arsenal: where are they now?
16:37 Tuesday 19th December 2017

It's a game no Manchester United fan will ever forget; it is a game every Arsenal fans want to forget. The Gunners were humiliated 8-2 at Old Trafford in August 2011, hitting the back of the net that day for the Red Devils was Ashley Young…